Conservative Alejandro Giammattei swept aside his center-left rival in Guatemala’s presidential election on Sunday
Russia’s main election board on Wednesday upheld rulings barring several Kremlin critics from a Moscow election next month as the opposition said it would press ahead with nationwide protests this weekend.
Botswana’s 2019 polls may be the toughest and most competitive elections the landlocked nation has seen yet.
Togo’s ruling party has cruised to victory at the first local elections in 32 years in the West African nation that has been dominated by one family for decades, results said.
Opposition supporters arrested in Mauritania during clashes after the disputed presidential election have been released following official confirmation of the ruling party’s victory, security and justice sources told AFP.